BoxNation launches on Freeview

Premium boxing channel BoxNation has launched on UK digital TV platform Freeview. Viewers will be able to access the pay channel on number 255 of the Freeview EPG for £12 (€17) per month by signing up online. BoxNation broadcasts 24-hours per day, seven days a week and airs fights from home and abroad, documentaries, magazine […]

TalkTalk adds sports channels

UK service provider TalkTalk is adding sports channels BoxNation and Premier Sports to its programming line-up. The two channels will join TalkTalk TV on August 22. The move means that TalkTalk TV viewers can choose from the six Sky Sports channels, and add boxing channel BoxNation and international sports channel Premier Sports to their TV […]

BoxNation launches streaming app

UK boxing channel BoxNation has launched a streaming app that will let subscribers watch fights live and on-demand from Apple and Android smartphones or tablets. The BoxNation app is based on proprietary catch-up TV technology provided by streaming solutions provider SimpleStream and costs £9.99 per-month. It offers access to all BoxNation fights live, as well […]

BoxNation appoints Racing UK for commercial sales

Premium sports channel BoxNation has appointed horse racing channel Racing UK TV to manage its new commercial subscription service. BoxNation is a monthly subscription channel, set up by Frank Warren Promotions, that airs live boxing, features, news and behind-the-scenes footage. The channel is now being sold for the first time to commercial outlets in the […]

Freeview boxing clever with connected TV bout

Freeview set-top company TVonics will use the internet port in some of its devices to stream live coverage of the WBO boxing title fight this Saturday. The fight between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew from the Liverpool Echo Arena will be streamed live on Freeview channel 112 at 19:00 on Saturday via the internet port […]

Frank Warren launches Boxing channel

Boxing promoter Frank Warren is launching a boxing channel – BoxNation – after striking a deal with pay TV platform BSkyB. The channel will initially be free-to-air but will become a £10 (€11) per month subscription channel by the end of the year. The channel will air two live championship promotions per week as well […]